A History of Economic Theory And Method

Labyrinth of Thought: A History of Set Theory and Its Role in Modern Mathematics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at March 31, 2015
Labyrinth of Thought: A History of Set Theory and Its Role in Modern Mathematics

Labyrinth of Thought: A History of Set Theory and Its Role in Modern Mathematics by José Ferreirós
English | Oct 4, 2007 | ISBN: 3764383496 | 466 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

"José Ferreirós has written a magisterial account of the history of set theory which is panoramic, balanced, and engaging. Not only does this book synthesize much previous work and provide fresh insights and points of view, but it also features a major innovation, a full-fledged treatment of the emergence of the set-theoretic approach in mathematics from the early nineteenth century." –Bulletin of Symbolic Logic.
Creditworthy: A History of Consumer Surveillance and Financial Identity in America

Creditworthy: A History of Consumer Surveillance and Financial Identity in America (Columbia Studies in the History of U.S. Capitalism) by Josh Lauer
English | July 25th, 2017 | ASIN: B0741DJD1D, ISBN: 023116808X | 368 Pages | EPUB | 41.09 MB

The first consumer credit bureaus appeared in the 1870s and quickly amassed huge archives of deeply personal information about millions of Americans. Today, the three leading credit bureaus are among the most powerful institutions in modern life–yet we know almost nothing about them. Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion are multi-billion-dollar corporations that track our movements, spending behavior, and financial status.
Ibn al-Haytham's Geometrical Methods and the Philosophy of Mathematics: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 5

Roshdi Rashed, "Ibn al-Haytham's Geometrical Methods and the Philosophy of Mathematics: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 5"
2017 | ISBN-10: 0415582199 | 678 pages | PDF, EPUB | 11 + 6 MB

Valuing Detroit’s Art Museum: A History of Fiscal Abandonment and Rescue  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at April 11, 2017
Valuing Detroit’s Art Museum: A History of Fiscal Abandonment and Rescue

Valuing Detroit’s Art Museum: A History of Fiscal Abandonment and Rescue By Jeffrey Abt
English | PDF | 2017 | 2017 | 285 Pages | ISBN : 3319452185 | 7.79 MB

This book explores the perilous situation that faced the Detroit Institute of Arts during the city's bankruptcy, when creditors considered it a "nonessential asset" that might be sold to settle Detroit's debts. It presents the history of the museum in the context of the social, economic, and political development of Detroit, giving a history of the city as well as of the institution, and providing a model of contextual institutional history.
A History of Professional Economists and Policymaking in the United States : Irrelevant Genius

A History of Professional Economists and Policymaking in the United States :
Irrelevant Genius

by Jonathan S. Franklin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138913758 | 187 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

This book focuses on the emergence and growth of professional economics in the U.S., examining the challenges early professional economists faced, which foreshadowed obstacles throughout the twentieth century.

America's Economic Moralists: A History of Rival Ethics and Economics (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Nov. 17, 2016
America's Economic Moralists: A History of Rival Ethics and Economics (Repost)

Donald E. Frey - America's Economic Moralists: A History of Rival Ethics and Economics
Published: 2009-02-05 | ISBN: 0791493512 | PDF | 239 pages | 3,9 MB

Since colonial times, two discernable schools have debated major issues of economic morality in America. The central norm of one morality is the freedom, or autonomy, of the individual and defines virtues, vices, obligations, and rights by how they contribute to that freedom.

A History of Religion East and West: An Introduction and Interpretation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 31, 2016
A History of Religion East and West: An Introduction and Interpretation

A History of Religion East and West: An Introduction and Interpretation (Studies in Economic History) by Trevor Ling
English | Jan. 1, 1969 | ISBN: 0333101723 | 493 Pages | PDF | 47 MB

The religious traditions of Asia and Europe, the 'East' and 'West' of the title, are sometimes regarded as being in sharp contrast with each other, the one 'mystical', the other 'prophetic'. Whenever their religions are not so contrasted they are usually treated in isolation from each other: the religion of Israel, Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity, Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism.
The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street

Justin Fox, "The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street"
2009 | ISBN: 0060598999, 0060599030 | 400 pages | EPUB, PDF (reup) | 0,4 + 2 MB

The Wealth of Ideas: A History of Economic Thought (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 7, 2016
The Wealth of Ideas: A History of Economic Thought (repost)

The Wealth of Ideas: A History of Economic Thought by Alessandro Roncaglia
English | ISBN: 0521843375 | 2005 | PDF | 596 pages | 5,9 mb

Natural Law in Court: A History of Legal Theory in Practice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 4, 2016
Natural Law in Court: A History of Legal Theory in Practice

Natural Law in Court: A History of Legal Theory in Practice by R. H. Helmholz
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0674504585 | 288 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB